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Title: Undisturbed sand sampling and cone sounding tests : Reid Bedford Bend revetment, Mississippi River
Authors: United States. Mississippi River Commission.
U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
Keywords: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station (WES) - Potamology Report - 1951 -
Mississippi River
Reid Bedford Bend
Revetment failure
Flow failure
Soil liquefaction
River banks
Bank stabilization
Soil mechanics
Soil investigation
Sandy soils
Soft soils
Soil sampling
Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Potamology investigations report ; no. 5-6.
Description: Potamology Report
Introduction: A soils investigation at Reid Bedford Bend was proposed in a letter, 25 August 1949, subject ""General Investigation of River Phenomena" to the President, Mississippi River Commission. The purpose of the investigation was to determine the densities and cone penetration resistances of sands underlying a stable and unstable portion of the bank.
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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